EPPO Global Database

'Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum'(LIBEPS)

Distribution details in United States of America (Idaho)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Present, no details
From CABI Disease map 1098 (2016): Present, no details
EPPO Reporting Service (2009/089)

EPPO Reporting Service (2012/116) : zebra chip disease of potatoes was observed for the first time in 2011.
* Biosecurity Australia (2009) Draft pest risk analysis report for ‘Candidatus Liberibacter psyllaurous’ in fresh fruit, potato tubers, nursery stock and its vector the tomato-potato psyllid. Biosecurity Australia, Canberra, 110 pp. http://www.daff.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0008/1108691/Candidatus_Liberibacter_psyllaurous_draft_PRA_20090506.pdf

* Crosslin JM, Olsen N, Nolte P (2012) First report of zebra chip disease and ‘Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum’ on potatoes in Idaho. Plant Disease 96(3), p 453.

* Dahan J, Wenninger EJ, Thompson B, Eid S, Olsen N, Karasev AV (2017) Relative abundance of potato psyllid haplotypes in Southern Idaho potato fields during 2012 to 2015, and incidence of 'Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum' causing zebra chip disease. Plant Disease 101(5), 822-829.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Canada Present, few occurrences view...
Canada Alberta Present, few occurrences view...
Mexico Present, restricted distribution view...